Wednesday, April 2, 2014

5 Best things to do in Himachal Pradesh

The biggest attraction of nature lovers and height lovers, Himachal Pradesh stands as a crown of the country welcoming tourists throughout the year. This amazing green state is enriched with so much of happening events and places that make you crave for another visit. The 5 must do's in Himachal Pradesh are:

1. Trek to Saru Tal: 
In the capital district of Shimla trek of Saru Tal is at a height of 3600mt giving you a clear distal view of Gangotri range and proximal view of Swaragrohini, Kalanag and Banderpunch ranges standing with pride since centuries. Trek is still unexplored by many, less viewed and most delving trek of Himachal in Pabbar valley, Shimla. To have a clear natural view of lovely forested valley and a very natural carpet of wild flowers spread all around by Mother Nature, all you need to do is to plan up a trip full of energy and eagerness and experience the nature at its best in the months of June and October.

2. River rafting in Manali: 
The best place to raft in a river of fresh, natural, white water in Manali is Beas. Among all water sports, river rafting is the most popular, loved and thrilling experience. With guidelines and instructions and rafting in Manaliis best enjoyed from April to mid-June. The breath-taking view of rising waves of white water of river Beas is always amazing for experienced and inexperienced rafters.

3. Heli skiing at Hanuman Tibba: 
Another adventure of experiencing the beauty of nature is nothing but trying touching the sky. The best powder snow is available only in Himachal where you are carried by a helicopter under blue sky. Snow-capped large mountains are experienced from a height. Listening to the sounds of blades of the chopper what all you can view is the snow all over and the fresh and clean blue sky above you. The experience is like being in laps of nature undisturbed from the rest of the world.

4. Sunset over pirpanjal range Dalhousie: 
Dalhousie has some vantage points providing excellent view of sunsets from the mountainous ranges of middle Himalayan. These ranges are visible from mall road Dalhousie and watching a sunset under these ranges is the best sunset possible with all your family and friends.

5. Toy train Kalka to Shimla: 
This is the must go place in Himachal as it’s a narrow gauge railway traveling from a mountainous route. Crossing through 864 bridges, 102 dark long tunnels and across 20 stations, this amazing toy train has complete 100 years of charm. Also known as “crown jewel” during British times this trains whistles at 22 km per hour and you can sit on window side and enjoy the smell of fresh dew on vegetation and breath the best possible natural air all around. 

Himachal Pradesh is always attracting tourists all over India and abroad to get mesmerised in the laps of nature experiencing the thrills of heights it is located at. Apart from the stay, the journey to Himachal is as pleasant as you experience the greatest range of flora and fauna and green colour dominated everywhere. Your trip to Himachal is all complete if you experience above mentioned sites leave with memories of freshness and thrills.